Nowhere anywhere near - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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not anywhere near
1. Completely unlike; not at all similar. This design's not anywhere near what I had in mind—you'll just have to start over from the beginning.
2. A great deal less; not nearly. I do pretty well in math, but I'm not anywhere near as gifted as my older sister.
nowhere/not anywhere ˈnear not nearly: The bus was nowhere near full. ♢ The test wasn’t anywhere near as difficult as I expected.
References in periodicals archive
You look back at the Athens Olympics (in 2004), it was nowhere anywhere near